Our state tree & flower. The word comes from dagwood, the slender stems of very hard wood for making 'dags' (daggers, skewers).

Big Meadows

Located in the Shenandoah National Park in Rapidan Camp, the restored historic (circa 1931) presidential fishing retreat of Herbert Hoover on the Rapidan River is nearby.


Southeastern portion of the Commonwealth.

Rappahannock River

The name comes from an Algonquian language word lappihanne (also noted as toppehannock), meaning "river of quick, rising water" or "where the tide ebbs and flows." It was the site of early settlements in the Virginia Colony

Blue Ridge Mountains

Trees put the "blue" in Blue Ridge, from the hydrocarbons released into the atmosphere. The native Powhatan name for the Blue Ridge was Quirank.

Shenandoah Valley

The word Shenandoah was derived from a Native American expression for "Beautiful Daughter of the Stars." The Valley Turnpike began as a migratory trail for tribes such as the Delaware and Catawba and became the major thoroughfare of wagons and eventually became U.S. Highway 11.

Old Dominion

Virginia was given the title, "Dominion", by King Charles II of England because it remained loyal to the crown during the English Civil War, and the present moniker, "Old Dominion" is a reference to that title.

Hampton Roads

The name is believed to originate from the combination of the term “Roads” as applied to a water channel and "Hampton" honors one of the founders of the Virginia Company of London and a supporter of the colonization of Virginia, Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton.

Our Menu


Monday-Friday 11:00am-2:00am
Saturday & Sunday 10:00am-2:00am


Parking available behind our restaurant in spots marked "Dogwood Tavern."

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Dogwood Tavern

132 West Broad Street,

Falls Church, VA 22046

Phone. 703-237-8333

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